Friendly English Book Club

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We welcome all English learners to join us in reading and discussing short stories from “Father Brown Mysteries: The Innocence of Father Brown” by G. K. Chesterton. Registration is open to everyone on Brentwood Public Library’s website. Helpful materials and information on how to join the discussions will be e-mailed to you upon registration. The book is available for check-out at the Circulation desk. Join us in person or via Zoom.


Saturday, September 23, 1:30 pm –3:00 pm


“The Sins of Prince Saradine” by G. K. Chesterton


While on vacation, private detective Flambeau and his friend Father Brown decide to visit Prince Saradine in Norfolk. There, they witness an awful crime and have to solve it.


Saturday, October 21, 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm


“The Hammer of God” by G. K. Chesterton

While visiting a small village of Bohun Beacon, Father Brown gets involved in the investigation of the murder of a local aristocrat.


Saturday, November 18, 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm


“The Eye of Apollo” by G. K. Chesterton


Private detective Flambeau moves into a new office in London. One of the other tenants in the building falls down an elevator shaft and dies. Was it an accident or a murder? Father Brown helps to solve the mystery.